Toyota RAV4 is a high performance compact Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV). RAV4 is up there with Honda CR-V in the compact SUV segment of the auto market. RAV4 comes in three models namely Base, Sport and Limited. Toyota RAV4 is available as front wheel drive (2WD) or four-wheel drive (4WD).
Toyota RAV4 is powered by a 2.4 litre 16-valve Variable Valve Timing-intelligence (VVT-i) four-cylinder engine providing 166 hp at 6000 rpm. If you crave for more power, Toyota RAV4 also have an option of a 3.5 litre 24-valve Dual VVT-i V6, which can provide 269 hp at 6200 rpm. The four-cylinder engine Toyota RAV4 is mated with a 4-speed automatic transmission system, while the V6 engine is equipped with a five-speed automatic transmission system.
All Toyota RAV4 models are equipped with four-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), Vehicle stability control (VSC) with traction control and brake assist.
For driver safety, all Toyota RAV4 models are fitted with driver advanced airbag system, 3-point seatbelt and driver side airbag. Passengers are also protected with front passenger advanced airbag system, front passenger side airbags, roll sensing side curtain airbags and three-point seatbelt for all passengers.
Toyota RAV4 base and sport comes with CD/mp3/wma player with six speakers, and AM/FM radio. RAV4 Limited adds a 6-disc CD changer and satellite radio. Optional for Toyota RAV4 sport and Limited is Bluetooth handsfree and nine speakers.
Toyota RAV4 is not fairing badly in fuel economy achieving 19 miles per gallon (mpg) city for V6 (2WD/4WD) and 21 mpg/20 mpg city respectively for 4-cylinder (2WD/4WD). For highway rides, Toyota RAV4 consumes between 25 mpg and 27 mpg depending on engine (4-cylinder/V6) or configuration (2WD/4WD).
Other features and specifications of Toyota RAV4 include:
- Child anchor
- DVD player (optional for Toyota RAV4 Limited)
- 115V power outlet
- Cruise control
- Hill Start Assist Control (HAC) (optional)
- Downhill Assist Control (optional for 4WD only)
- High solar energy absorbing (HSEA) glass
- Rear privacy glass
- Rear window defogger
- CFC free air conditioner
- Tilt/telescopic steering
- Leather seats (optional for Toyota RAV4 Limited)
- Driver and front passenger heated seat
- Power windows with jam protection
- Power door locks
- Remote keyless entry
- Outside temperature sensor/monitor
- Mobile phone storage pocket
- Tire pressure monitor system (TPMS)
- Side-impact door beams
- Front energy absorbing crumple zone
- Engine immobiliser
- Emergency assist kits
- First Aid Assistance kit
- Vehicle intrusion protection
- McPherson strut with stabilizer bar
- Power Steering
- Fuel tank capacity: 60 litres
RAV4 is available in Nigeria as Toyota RAV4 Base, Toyota RAV4 Sport, and Toyota RAV4 Limited.
Toyota Nigeria and her partners are the major distributors of RAV4 in Nigeria. You get a three years or 100,000 Km warranty whichever comes first, on each Toyota RAV4 you buy from these dealers.
Rely on these dealers for your genuine Toyota RAV4 parts.
Other services offered by these Toyota dealers include original Toyota RAV4 spare parts, state of the art service centres, leasing and body shop.
Visit our Toyota Authorised distributor page for a list of Toyota dealer locations (address and/or phone number) in Nigeria.
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